Download e-book for kindle: Against World Literature: On the Politics of by Emily Apter

By Emily Apter

ISBN-10: 1844679705

ISBN-13: 9781844679706

ISBN-10: 1844679713

ISBN-13: 9781844679713

On the issues of translation in literary study.

opposed to international Literature: at the Politics of Untranslatability argues for a rethinking of comparative literature concentrating on the issues that emerge while large-scale paradigms of literary stories forget about the politics of the “Untranslatable”—the realm of these phrases which are regularly retranslated, mistranslated, transferred from language to language, or particularly proof against substitution. within the position of “World Literature”—a dominant paradigm within the humanities, one grounded in market-driven notions of clarity and common appeal—Apter proposes a plurality of “world literatures” orientated round philosophical techniques and geopolitical strain issues. The heritage and conception of the language that constructs international Literature is significantly tested with a unique specialize in Weltliteratur, literary international structures, narrative ecosystems, language borders and checkpoints, theologies of translation, and planetary devolution in a ebook set to revolutionize the self-discipline of comparative literature.

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